> > my copy of Peter's Indispensible Tome came with a sort of "almost full
> > circle, but not quite," plastic thingy which left a continuous
> gap, out of which fell the
> > pages, willy-nilly, as it were.
>Ah, yours was bound with the miserable GBC plastic comb! Those are awful
>and I hate 'em too! Pages snag and the teeth can get loose and let pages
>escape. Mine came bound with a gen-you-wine full-circle double-throwdown
>spiral, so it lays flat and the pages don't snag and fall out.
>Apparently, like so many other things, they don't make 'em like they
>Pete, are you listening? If you are the publisher and not just the
>writer, you may want to specify the spiral. If you are not the
>publisher, you may want to forward this message to him! Spiral good, GBC
>comb bad. We'll pay the difference if any.
>Yours in clarity,